Market Movers: The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN), BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA), PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE:PRE), InterCloud Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICLD)

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) belongs to Basic Materials sector. Its net profit margin is 6.80% and weekly performance is 0.06%. On last trading day company shares ended up $51.41. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 0.03%. On 30 June, it was reported Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) said that its Sadara joint venture with Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) is progressing on schedule and budget. The project is progressing in sync with Dow’s strategy to enable cost-advantaged growth in rapidly growing regions.

Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) shares increased 3.50% in last trading session and ended the day at $9.17. AGEN return on assets is -64.30%. Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) quarterly performance is 69.19%. On June 30, 2015, Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) entered into an employment agreement with Dr. Robert Stein, pursuant to which Dr. Stein will continue to serve as the Company’s Chief Scientific Officer. The agreement with Dr. Stein has an initial term of one year and is extended for successive terms of one year each unless either party notifies the other at least 120 days prior to the expiration of the original or any extension term. Dr. Stein’s annual base salary will be increased to $400,000, effective July 1, 2015.

On 10 July, BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA) shares increased 4.83% and was closed at $7.81. BIOA EPS growth in last 5 year was 3.30%. BioAmber Inc. (NYSE:BIOA) year to date (YTD) performance is -6.91%. Zacks upgraded shares of Bioamber (NYSE:BIOA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Monday. They currently have $9.75 target price on the stock.

PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE:PRE) ended the last trading day at $131.75. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 1.52% and price to cash ratio as 4.45. PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE:PRE) showed a weekly performance of 0.76%. PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE:PRE) and AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced that the Companies are jointly exploring enhancements to the terms of their amalgamation agreement.

InterCloud Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICLD) shares moved up 6.36% in last trading session and ended the day at $2.51. ICLD Gross Margin is 28.30% and its return on assets is -29.20%. InterCloud Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICLD) quarterly performance is 26.77%.InterCloud Systems (NASDAQ: ICLD) announced that it was recently awarded a series of contracts from new and existing clients valued at over $1.5 million to provide engineering, design and implementation of next generation wireless networks. Further details are withheld due to the nature of the project and associated critical infrastructure.

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